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Alfred Du Vaucel

jeudi 3 septembre 2009, par P. Ramirez

The French Naturalist Alfred Du Vaucel visited the Khasi hills above Sylhet in 1821. Lettres Familières (in Revue des Deux Mondes, in French)

Notice sur le Voyage de Mr Alfred Duvaucel (Journal Asiatique) part 1 part 2

Necrology (in English)

The Travels of Diard and Duvaucel, Revue Encyclopédique 1821 (Bibliothèque Nationale de France, in French)

The Cavern of Boobon (Edinburg Journal of Science, vol 9, 1828)

mention of Duvaucel by Jacquemont, pretending that he died eaten by a tiger (when in reality he died in his bed in Madras, a few weaks after having been injured by a rhinoceros) (Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Nouvelles Annales des Voyages, 1835, p376)

The dispute against Raffles


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